Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Cygnus (Cyg)  ·  Contains:  IC 1340  ·  NGC 6992  ·  NGC 6995
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1 Hour of the Eastern Veil (NGC 6992), 



    
        

            Matt Baker
1 Hour of the Eastern Veil (NGC 6992)
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1 Hour of the Eastern Veil (NGC 6992)

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1 Hour of the Eastern Veil (NGC 6992), 



    
        

            Matt Baker
1 Hour of the Eastern Veil (NGC 6992)
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1 Hour of the Eastern Veil (NGC 6992)

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: TS Optics TS Photoline 90mm f6,6 Triplet FPL53 Apo CF

Imaging cameras: ZWO ASI 1600MM Pro

Mounts: Skywatcher HEQ5 Pro (belt mod.)

Guiding cameras: QHYCCD 5L ll M

Focal reducers: TS Optics Photoline 0,79x 2 inch

Software: PixInsight 1.8

Filters: ZWO Ha 31mm 7nm

Accessory: ZWO EFW 31mm 8 positions


Dates:Aug. 18, 2020

Frames: 6x600" (1h)

Integration: 1h

Avg. Moon age: 28.86 days

Avg. Moon phase: 0.50%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3771600

RA center: 20h 56' 0"

DEC center: +31° 28' 44"

Pixel scale: 0.803 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 304.294 degrees

Field radius: 0.851 degrees


Resolution: 6642x3760

Locations: Home, Derby, Derbyshire, United Kingdom

Data source: Backyard

Description

Clouds kept rolling in so could only use 6 of the 600s subs

Still got some tilt so I focused on a star on the edge to even it out

All in all, a good first attempt with the new scope

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